How Can Architecture Firms Measure Progress in Sustainability?
Many architecture firms that are signatories to the AIA 2030 Commitment realize that this is not some date in the distant future, but imminent – and firms are looking for ways to assess where they stand. In this spirit, the June 7 Metropolis Perspective session tackled “Measuring Progress in Sustainability.” Moderated by the magazine’s editor in chief Avinash Rajagopal, the conversation opened with a keynote from Edward Mazria, founder and CEO of Architecture 2030.
There is a lot of research about a link between indoor air quality and cognitive function."
Shona O’Dea, high performance design leader, talked about indoor air quality. “We started to see how it was making people feel,” she said. And it’s not just about comfort.
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Campus Design for Engagement and Equity
In this week’s Design is Everywhere podcast episode, we learn how institutions are designing equity into their decision-making process with DLR Group Senior Associate Linsey Graff.
CWRU’s Excellent New Expansion of Maltz Performing Arts Center
Last month, CWRU announced it completed an expansion of the Maltz Performing Arts Center, which includes a raked-seat and black box theater.
Reconnect: Design Strategies for a Post-Pandemic World
DLR Group's Kirby Zalameda, design director in our Dubai studio, leads a discussion on design strategies for a post-pandemic world.
Hospitality Design: Incorporating Wellness & Health
DLR Group Associate Henrique Dias, design director in our Dubai studio, leads a discussion on hospitality design in today's global climate.
Designing Outdoor Spaces for Learning and Play: No Student Left Inside!
This second session will highlight how learners and educators can use nature and outdoor spaces to strengthen learning outcomes to become advocates for natural systems.